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Reds utility player Scooter Gennett was responsible for more runs than 24 of the 30 MLB teams that played Tuesday night, ESPN reports.
June 7, 2017
The opening statement from the former FBI director confirms many of the bombshell reports that have raised questions about whether President Trump tried to interfere in the Russia investigation.
June 7, 2017
Two intelligence chiefs testified that they've never felt pressure to take improper actions. But they declined to say whether President Trump ever asked them to downplay the Russia investigation.
June 7, 2017
Gov. David Ige signed the senate bill on Tuesday, saying he was motivated by the evidence of climate change visible in Hawaii. It's a commitment to reducing the state's greenhouse gas emissions.
June 7, 2017
The Trump administration is putting pressure on the fragile market for individuals who buy their own health coverage, which will almost certainly mean higher prices and fewer choices next year.
June 7, 2017
Though police haven't formally identified the victim, they're seeking information on Xavier Thomas, who has been missing since Saturday's attack. Officials say 10 people remain in critical condition.
June 7, 2017
Think of it as the political version of the Freshman 15. Nowadays, some people who are unhappy with the current political environment are complaining of stress-induced eating and weight gain.
June 7, 2017
Kansas lawmakers have rolled back a series of major tax cuts that became an example for conservative lawmakers around the country but didn't deliver the growth promised by Gov. Sam Brownback.
June 7, 2017
In 2014, Emily Harrington set out to climb the tallest peak in Southeast Asia. She had to turn back with the summit in sight.
June 7, 2017
The Senate Intelligence Committee has called four intelligence chiefs to testify at a hearing that could shed new light on the investigation into Russia's meddling in the presidential election.
June 7, 2017
DeVos told lawmakers at a hearing, "Let me be clear: Schools that receive federal funds must follow federal law." If only federal law was clear.
June 7, 2017
U.S. officials were slow to provide details about the agreements announced during Trump's trip abroad. Many of the deals were nonbinding — others had been in the works since Obama's administration.
June 7, 2017
Amazon and Walmart are in a battle for low-income shoppers, and Amazon has fired the latest salvo. It is offering a discount on its Prime membership for people who receive government assistance.
June 7, 2017
President Trump says he has chosen Christopher Wray, who worked in the Justice Department during President George W. Bush's administration, to head the FBI.
June 7, 2017
Georgia's 6th Congressional District has been in Republican hands for decades. Democrats are betting this month's special election will change that.
June 7, 2017
Iran's state TV reports that four attackers struck the parliament in Tehran during a legislative session Wednesday. A second group of attackers struck the mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini.
June 7, 2017
Stanford's Carl Wieman won a Nobel Prize for his groundbreaking work in quantum mechanics. With a new book, he continues his efforts to spark systemic changes in how universities teach science.
June 7, 2017
Testimony by fired FBI Director James Comey to the Senate Intelligence Committee has become one of the most highly anticipated congressional proceedings in decades.
June 7, 2017
Most mornings and afternoons, a newly built footpath that plunges through a grove of towering redwoods is clogged with workers and school kids.
June 7, 2017
Sessions was among Trump's most ardent supporters in 2016, but according to reports from ABC News and others, the president remains furious with his choice to recuse himself from Russia inquiries.
June 6, 2017

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